Genus: Eleutherococcus Maxim.

Family: Araliaceae
Subfamily: Aralioideae
Genus number: 4176
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 89 (11 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: a proposal for rejection (nom. rej.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4) Acanthopanax (Decne. & Planch.) Miq. has failed

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Brummitt, R. K. 2007. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 58. (Taxon) 56:590.
  • Li, Z.-Y. & G. Zhu 2005. (1669) Proposal to conserve the name Acanthopanax against Eleutherococcus (Araliaceae). (Taxon) 54:194-195.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Eleutherococcus
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 20 April 2019.